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[あらし()]
arashi
noun

English Meaning(s) for 嵐

noun
  1. storm; tempest
  2. uproar; hullabaloo; storm (e.g. of protest); winds (e.g. of change)

Definition and Synonyms for 嵐

Storm a violent weather condition with winds 64-72 knots (11 on the Beaufort scale) and precipitation and thunder and lightning
Synonyms: ストーム, , 暴風, 黒風
Tempest a violent wind
Synonyms: , 暴風
Tornado a localized and violently destructive windstorm occurring over land characterized by a funnel-shaped cloud extending toward the ground
Synonyms: トルネード, , 旋風, 竜巻, 颶風

Meanings for each kanji in 嵐

storm; tempest Kanji Details »

Categories 嵐 is a member of

Cyclone a violent rotating windstorm
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Windstorm a storm consisting of violent winds
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Atmospheric Phenomenon a physical phenomenon associated with the atmosphere
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Sample Sentences for 嵐

The day was stormy, and what was worse still, it was thundering.
The storm did a lot of harm to the crops.
Because of the storm, we were obliged to stay at home.
Any port in a storm.
How long will the storm last?

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